Buyers in Need of Education

Saskal, Rich
October 2010
Investment Dealers' Digest;10/8/2010, Vol. 76 Issue 37, p9
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the need of investors to be educated on municipal bond market under Build America Bond (BAB) program. Taxable investors as well as sophisticated tax-exempt investors say they need to explore an environment from the removal of bong insurers. It notes that BAB program has enabled issuers to be more educated on tax laws. Debra Saunders, vice president at Fidelity Capital Markets, says that retail investors have come to be an important component in the tax-exempt markets.


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